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Target & Plinking / 100 Yard Pistol Shooting
« on: June 28, 2015, 11:56:18 AM »
Just got back from the Spring Nationals at Friendship Indiana. I decided to shoot the 100 yard
pistol match. Well let me tell you, that target looks mighty small at 100 yards. I won 1st place
with my score of 81 X  Second place was a score of 70.. I used my little 32 caliber Caplock using
15 gars Swiss FFF, Hornady "0" Buck. I'm 72  and hope this might give hope to any of you old
farts out there.  I shot this with one hand un-supported.


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For Sale or Trade / Remington Shooters Model
« on: March 23, 2015, 12:25:00 AM »
I have a like new 1858 Remington "Shooters Model" for sale. This is the one in Dixie Gin Works
for 950.00 It has the silver trigger guard, progressive rifling, dovetail front sight. These are
assembled by at gunsmith.and the action tuned. Very deep shinny blue job. These are made for
the serious shooter.  I have also 1000 Hornady 457 balls that go with it. Free shipping 550.00


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Target & Plinking / Results From The Nationals
« on: June 23, 2014, 02:42:52 AM »
Just got in from the 11 hour drive from the 81st NMLRA Nationals held at Friendship Indiana..
Attendance was up from last year. Thousands of people. Wife won the Women's Pistol Championship for the 10th time. I got second in the "As Issue" Revolver Championship and second
in the Replica Revolver match. My old Euroarms 44 came thru for me. Had a great time.  Going to
bed now.

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Remington Style Reproductions / What I Shoot
« on: December 08, 2013, 01:57:04 AM »
This is the one I like to shoot the most. It is a old made in 1974 Euroarms. I defarbed it


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Introductions / Hello From Kansas City Mo
« on: December 08, 2013, 12:35:42 AM »
Name is Phil. Live in Excelsior Springs Mo, but nobody would know where that's at, so Kansas City.
Excelsior Springs is 25 miles NE. Been shooting Black Powder revolvers for over 50 years. I am
71, so The Old Man.  Been shooting at Friendship for over 25 yrs. Shot there this summer in June.
Been married to a hell of a shot Paulette for over 30 yrs. We have a daughter Halie who shoots
also. She is 15. Just comming into that awkward age. My right eye is about gone, so I can't see
to shoot rifle anymore, but I still shoot pistol. Won my share at Friendship thru the years. Even won the "As Issue" revolver Championship in June. Wife has won the Women's Pistol  National
Championship 9 times. Including this year. Daughter won the Sub-JR's when she was 10, and won
the Jr Championship when she was 13. This is not to brag, but to avail myself to the members of
the Fourm to ask me any questions you might have. There is nothing wrong with tin can shooting.
So you don't have to be a great shooter to have fun. That is the name of the game, Have Fun!
I realize also that not all really good shooters shoot at Friendship either. Lots of really Excellcent
Shooters just never make it there for one reason or another. So, hope you will accept me and if I
can help with something don't hesitate to ask.
                                                                     Phil Piburn

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